The Gamification of Education

In this increasingly digital - and social - world, games and games mechanics such as leaderboards, point scoring systems and achievements help to motivate, facilitiate and improve learning outcomes.

Below we've outlined a couple of 3RD sense educational projects with games and games mechanics at their core.

If you'd lik e to learn more, see the full article on the 3RD sense Blog.

Primary and Secondary Students: Excel Test Zone

Students track their performance against their peers as they progress through a series of tests, gaining points along the way. Points ear ned are then spent on games, which in turn motives further progress.

Early Learning: Reading Eggs

Kids progress through an exciting world packed with activities, designed to teach them basic reading skills in as little as six weeks. Golden Eggs earned by completing activities are exchanged for games and unique items to personalise their avatar and virtual home.

To learn why games and gamification could improve educational outcomes for you, contact a member of the team today

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